Dr Donald Batten
Dr Batten has been a consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist for over 40 years. He treats patients aged up to 18y, presenting a wide variety of conditions, including anxiety, depression, bipolar disorder, psychosis, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and neurodevelopmental disorders.
His treatment methods include psychological approaches such as behaviour therapy, family therapy and medication.
In addition to Litfield House in Bristol, Dr Batten also practices in Cheltenham. He is fully up to date with CPD and revalidation requirements and is registered with the General Medical Council (No: 2240484)
|Name:||Dr Donald Batten|
|Qualifications:||MB ChB (Sheffield) 1975, MRCPsych 1980, MA in Ethics of Health Care (Wales), FRCPsych 2007, Approved under Section 12 (2) Mental Health Act|
|Specialities:||Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, Neurodevelopmental problems, & Medico-legal work.|
|Clinical Research Interests:||Ethics of Healthcare|
|Appointments NHS:||Retired from NHS 2016 after 13y in Swindon CAMH|
|University Posts:||Undergraduate Clinical Teacher, University of Bristol|
|Membership of National Professional Societies:||British Medical Association, Bristol Medico-Legal Society|
|Medico Legal Reports:||Established medico legal practice specializing in personal injury and medical negligence cases, and occasional criminal cases. May conduct consultations at patient’s home when necessary.|
|Private Secretary:||Mrs Cheryl Prestidge|